SSC CGL 2020 Scheme of the Examination

As per the notification, SSC will conduct Tier – I CGL Exam from 2nd to 11th March 2020 and Tier-II & Tier-III CGL Exam from 22nd to 25th June 2020.

The Examination will be conducted in four tiers as indicated below:

  1. Tier -I – Computer Based Examination
  2. Tier -II – Computer Based Examination
  3. Tier -III – Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)
  4. Tier-IV – Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification

Scheme of Tier-I and Tier-II Examinations:

TIER SUBJECT NUMBER OF QUESTIONS MAXIMUM MARKS TIME ALLOWED
I A. General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 60 Minutes (Total) For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para5.10 of Notice): 80 Minutes
B. General Awareness 25 50
C. Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
C. Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
II Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities 100 200 120 Minutes (for each Paper)

For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para5.10 of Notice): 160 Minutes

Paper-II: English Language and Comprehension 200 200
Paper-III: Statistics 100 200
Paper-IV: General Studies (Finance and Economics) 100 200

Scheme of Tier-III Examination:

TIER MODE OF EXAMINATION SCHEME OF EXAMINATION MAXIMUM MARKS TIME ALLOWED
III Pen & Paper Mode Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi (Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.) 100 60 Minutes

For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para5.10 of Notice): 80 Minutes